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Lexicon :: Strong's H776 - 'erets

אֶרֶץ
Transliteration
'erets
Pronunciation
eh'·rets (Key)
Part of Speech
feminine noun
Root Word (Etymology)
From an unused root probably meaning to be firm
Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: 167

KJV Translation Count — Total: 2,504x
The KJV translates Strong's H776 in the following manner: land (1,543x), earth (712x), country (140x), ground (98x), world (4x), way (3x), common (1x), field (1x), nations (1x), wilderness (with H4057) (1x).
Outline of Biblical Usage [?]
  1. land, earth

    1. earth

      1. whole earth (as opposed to a part)

      2. earth (as opposed to heaven)

      3. earth (inhabitants)

    2. land

      1. country, territory

      2. district, region

      3. tribal territory

      4. piece of ground

      5. land of Canaan, Israel

      6. inhabitants of land

      7. Sheol, land without return, (under) world

      8. city (-state)

    3. ground, surface of the earth

      1. ground

      2. soil

    4. (in phrases)

      1. people of the land

      2. space or distance of country (in measurements of distance)

      3. level or plain country

      4. land of the living

      5. end(s) of the earth

    5. (almost wholly late in usage)

      1. lands, countries

        1. often in contrast to Canaan

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
אֶרֶץ ʼerets, eh'-rets; from an unused root probably meaning to be firm; the earth (at large, or partitively a land):—× common, country, earth, field, ground, land, × natins, way, + wilderness, world.
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Strong's Number H776 matches the Hebrew אֶרֶץ ('erets),
which occurs 2,504 times in 2,191 verses in the Hebrew concordance of the KJV
Page 23 / 44 (2Ch 7:22–2Ch 36:3)

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And it shall be answered, Because they forsook the LORD God of their fathers, which brought them forth out of the land H776 of Egypt, and laid hold on other gods, and worshipped them, and served them: therefore hath he brought all this evil upon them.

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And Baalath, and all the store cities that Solomon had, and all the chariot cities, and the cities of the horsemen, and all that Solomon desired to build in Jerusalem, and in Lebanon, and throughout all the land H776 of his dominion.

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But of their children, who were left after them in the land, H776 whom the children of Israel consumed not, them did Solomon make to pay tribute until this day.

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Then went Solomon to Eziongeber, and to Eloth, at the sea side in the land H776 of Edom.

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And she said to the king, It was a true report which I heard in mine own land H776 of thine acts, and of thy wisdom:

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And the king made of the algum trees terraces to the house of the LORD, and to the king's palace, and harps and psalteries for singers: and there were none such seen before in the land H776 of Judah.

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And king Solomon gave to the queen of Sheba all her desire, whatsoever she asked, beside that which she had brought unto the king. So she turned, and went away to her own land, H776 she and her servants.

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Beside that which chapmen and merchants brought. And all the kings of Arabia and governors of the country H776 brought gold and silver to Solomon.

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And king Solomon passed all the kings of the earth H776 in riches and wisdom.

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And all the kings of the earth H776 sought the presence of Solomon, to hear his wisdom, that God had put in his heart.

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And he reigned over all the kings from the river even unto the land H776 of the Philistines, and to the border of Egypt.

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And they brought unto Solomon horses out of Egypt, and out of all lands. H776

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And he dealt wisely, and dispersed of all his children throughout all the countries H776 of Judah and Benjamin, unto every fenced city: and he gave them victual in abundance. And he desired many wives.

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Nevertheless they shall be his servants; that they may know my service, and the service of the kingdoms of the countries. H776

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Have ye not cast out the priests of the LORD, the sons of Aaron, and the Levites, and have made you priests after the manner of the nations of other lands? H776 so that whosoever cometh to consecrate himself with a young bullock and seven rams, the same may be a priest of them that are no gods.

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So Abijah slept with his fathers, and they buried him in the city of David: and Asa his son reigned in his stead. In his days the land H776 was quiet ten years.

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And he built fenced cities in Judah: for the land H776 had rest, and he had no war in those years; because the LORD had given him rest.

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Therefore he said unto Judah, Let us build these cities, and make about them walls, and towers, gates, and bars, while the land H776 is yet before us; because we have sought the LORD our God, we have sought him, and he hath given us rest on every side. So they built and prospered.

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And in those times there was no peace to him that went out, nor to him that came in, but great vexations were upon all the inhabitants of the countries. H776

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And when Asa heard these words, and the prophecy of Oded the prophet, he took courage, and put away the abominable idols out of all the land H776 of Judah and Benjamin, and out of the cities which he had taken from mount Ephraim, and renewed the altar of the LORD, that was before the porch of the LORD.

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For the eyes of the LORD run to and fro throughout the whole earth, H776 to shew himself strong in the behalf of them whose heart is perfect toward him. Herein thou hast done foolishly: therefore from henceforth thou shalt have wars.

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And he placed forces in all the fenced cities of Judah, and set garrisons in the land H776 of Judah, and in the cities of Ephraim, which Asa his father had taken.

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And the fear of the LORD fell upon all the kingdoms of the lands H776 that were round about Judah, so that they made no war against Jehoshaphat.

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Nevertheless there are good things found in thee, in that thou hast taken away the groves out of the land, H776 and hast prepared thine heart to seek God.

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And he set judges in the land H776 throughout all the fenced cities of Judah, city by city,

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Art not thou our God, who didst drive out the inhabitants of this land H776 before thy people Israel, and gavest it to the seed of Abraham thy friend for ever?

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And now, behold, the children of Ammon and Moab and mount Seir, whom thou wouldest not let Israel invade, when they came out of the land H776 of Egypt, but they turned from them, and destroyed them not;

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And Jehoshaphat bowed his head with his face to the ground: H776 and all Judah and the inhabitants of Jerusalem fell before the LORD, worshipping the LORD.

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And when Judah came toward the watch tower in the wilderness, they looked unto the multitude, and, behold, they were dead bodies fallen to the earth, H776 and none escaped.

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And the fear of God was on all the kingdoms of those countries, H776 when they had heard that the LORD fought against the enemies of Israel.

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And he was with them hid in the house of God six years: and Athaliah reigned over the land. H776

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And she looked, and, behold, the king stood at his pillar at the entering in, and the princes and the trumpets by the king: and all the people of the land H776 rejoiced, and sounded with trumpets, also the singers with instruments of musick, and such as taught to sing praise. Then Athaliah rent her clothes, and said, Treason, Treason.

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And he took the captains of hundreds, and the nobles, and the governors of the people, and all the people of the land, H776 and brought down the king from the house of the LORD: and they came through the high gate into the king's house, and set the king upon the throne of the kingdom.

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And all the people of the land H776 rejoiced: and the city was quiet, after that they had slain Athaliah with the sword.

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And Uzziah the king was a leper unto the day of his death, and dwelt in a several house, being a leper; for he was cut off from the house of the LORD: and Jotham his son was over the king's house, judging the people of the land. H776

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For if ye turn again unto the LORD, your brethren and your children shall find compassion before them that lead them captive, so that they shall come again into this land: H776 for the LORD your God is gracious and merciful, and will not turn away his face from you, if ye return unto him.

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So the posts passed from city to city through the country H776 of Ephraim and Manasseh even unto Zebulun: but they laughed them to scorn, and mocked them.

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And all the congregation of Judah, with the priests and the Levites, and all the congregation that came out of Israel, and the strangers that came out of the land H776 of Israel, and that dwelt in Judah, rejoiced.

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So there was gathered much people together, who stopped all the fountains, and the brook that ran through the midst of the land, H776 saying, Why should the kings of Assyria come, and find much water?

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Know ye not what I and my fathers have done unto all the people of other lands? H776 were the gods of the nations of those lands H776 any ways able to deliver their lands H776 out of mine hand?

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He wrote also letters to rail on the LORD God of Israel, and to speak against him, saying, As the gods of the nations of other lands H776 have not delivered their people out of mine hand, so shall not the God of Hezekiah deliver his people out of mine hand.

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And they spake against the God of Jerusalem, as against the gods of the people of the earth, H776 which were the work of the hands of man.

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And the LORD sent an angel, which cut off all the mighty men of valour, and the leaders and captains in the camp of the king of Assyria. So he returned with shame of face to his own land. H776 And when he was come into the house of his god, they that came forth of his own bowels slew him there with the sword.

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Howbeit in the business of the ambassadors of the princes of Babylon, who sent unto him to enquire of the wonder that was done in the land, H776 God left him, to try him, that he might know all that was in his heart.

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But the people of the land H776 slew all them that had conspired against king Amon; and the people of the land H776 made Josiah his son king in his stead.

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And when he had broken down the altars and the groves, and had beaten the graven images into powder, and cut down all the idols throughout all the land H776 of Israel, he returned to Jerusalem.

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Now in the eighteenth year of his reign, when he had purged the land, H776 and the house, he sent Shaphan the son of Azaliah, and Maaseiah the governor of the city, and Joah the son of Joahaz the recorder, to repair the house of the LORD his God.

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And Josiah took away all the abominations out of all the countries H776 that pertained to the children of Israel, and made all that were present in Israel to serve, even to serve the LORD their God. And all his days they departed not from following the LORD, the God of their fathers.

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Then the people of the land H776 took Jehoahaz the son of Josiah, and made him king in his father's stead in Jerusalem.

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And the king of Egypt put him down at Jerusalem, and condemned the land H776 in an hundred talents of silver and a talent of gold.

Search Results Continued...

1. Gen 1:1–Gen 8:13

2. Gen 8:14–Gen 18:2

3. Gen 18:18–Gen 33:18

4. Gen 34:1–Gen 42:13

5. Gen 42:29–Gen 50:11

6. Gen 50:13–Exo 10:15

7. Exo 10:21–Exo 32:1

8. Exo 32:4–Lev 25:9

9. Lev 25:10–Num 13:29

10. Num 13:32–Num 27:12

11. Num 32:1–Deu 2:27

12. Deu 2:29–Deu 9:7

13. Deu 9:23–Deu 24:22

14. Deu 25:19–Deu 34:1

15. Deu 34:2–Jos 13:4

16. Jos 13:5–Jdg 1:27

17. Jdg 1:32–Rth 1:1

18. Rth 1:7–2Sa 2:22

19. 2Sa 3:12–1Ki 8:36

20. 1Ki 8:37–2Ki 8:3

21. 2Ki 8:6–1Ch 2:22

22. 1Ch 4:40–2Ch 7:21

23. 2Ch 7:22–2Ch 36:3

24. 2Ch 36:21–Job 11:9

25. Job 12:8–Psa 18:7

26. Psa 19:4–Psa 67:2

27. Psa 67:4–Psa 97:1

28. Psa 97:4–Psa 119:64

29. Psa 119:87–Ecc 3:21

30. Ecc 5:2–Isa 14:16

31. Isa 14:20–Isa 28:22

32. Isa 29:4–Isa 49:19

33. Isa 49:23–Jer 5:19

34. Jer 5:30–Jer 16:18

35. Jer 16:19–Jer 31:23

36. Jer 31:32–Jer 44:1

37. Jer 44:8–Jer 51:28

38. Jer 51:29–Eze 12:15

39. Eze 12:19–Eze 26:16

40. Eze 26:20–Eze 34:29

41. Eze 35:10–Dan 8:7

42. Dan 8:10–Amo 3:9

43. Amo 3:11–Zep 3:8

44. Zep 3:19–Mal 4:6

 
 
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